waste_management

4Reasons Why Solid Waste Management Is Such A Big Problem

Even as experts come with new sustainable ways to do things, solid waste management remains a big problem. Travel across most developing countries and you will be greeted with enormous landfills and badly littered neighborhoods. However, it is not just the developing countries facing this problem. Across Europe and North America, city councils and municipalities […]

indoor air quality

The Problem of Indoor Air Quality

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (the EPA), Americans spend 93% of their life indoors, with 87% being actually inside a residential or commercial building and 7% of their life being inside a car. While this isn’t surprising, as, for many of us, particularly in Florida, the weather can be hard to handle, this amount […]

air-pollution-innovation

Innovative Methods of Tracking Air Quality Around the Globe

Air pollution is now a global issue that is not only threatening our planet but is also claiming lives. The problem exists primarily in the urban areas of the world, and the World Health Organization has established air quality standards of which many cities fail to meet. In the U.S. alone, more than 50,000 deaths […]

environmental impact

Things we do which affect the environment, which in return affects us

Whenever rubbish is randomly dumped, when water is contaminated by pollutants or aerosols are used that destroy the ozone layer, someone has to be held accountable and it is important to understand that whenever something is done that negatively effects the environment; it will have a repercussion. How serious the repercussion is will depend on […]

climate change

The Most Common Bees and Wasps That Could Nest on Your Property

Each spring and summer, most people look forward to the warmer temperatures, extra time to spend outside, and more opportunities for vacations. One aspect of this season that isn’t very appealing, though, is the increased number of flying insects around. Some of the worst flying insects to deal with on your property are stinging insects […]

Three curious inventions to curb climate change

Three curious inventions to curb climate change

Finding a solution to climate change is not just a matter of reducing emissions. While it is necessary to limit them, most likely insufficient. To prevent global temperatures from rising more than two degrees famous turn of the century is necessary carbon capture one way or another. But, how? The answers given geo-engineering and other […]